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SOGC urges strategy for preventing deaths during delivery, childbirth

SOGC urges strategy for preventing deaths during delivery, childbirth

Overall increase of cesarean births not due to maternal request

Overall increase of cesarean births not due to maternal request

Pennsylvania's Patient Safety Advisory targets complications during pregnancy and childbirth

Pennsylvania's Patient Safety Advisory targets complications during pregnancy and childbirth

Study reveals disproportionately higher rate of primary c-sections among African-American women

Study reveals disproportionately higher rate of primary c-sections among African-American women

Treatment of gestational diabetes benefits both infant and mother

Treatment of gestational diabetes benefits both infant and mother

Routine screening is useful for identifying pregnant women with gestational diabetes

Routine screening is useful for identifying pregnant women with gestational diabetes

Mothers' high normal blood sugar levels place infants at risk for birth problems

Mothers' high normal blood sugar levels place infants at risk for birth problems

Least forceful way to deliver a baby whose shoulders are stuck in the birth canal

Least forceful way to deliver a baby whose shoulders are stuck in the birth canal

Discovery of the oldest remains of a woman who died in childbirth

Discovery of the oldest remains of a woman who died in childbirth

Episiotomy does not reduce the risk of injury to infants during a complicated birth

Episiotomy does not reduce the risk of injury to infants during a complicated birth

Obese women more likely to have pregnancy complications and caesarean sections than women of average weight

Obese women more likely to have pregnancy complications and caesarean sections than women of average weight